Radford Racing School and Hagerty Partner to Deliver Premium Driving Experiences and Instruction for Enthusiasts
CHANDLER, Arizona – Nov. 2, 2021 – Radford Racing School announced today that it has entered into a sponsorship agreement with Hagerty, an automotive enthusiast brand and leading specialty insurance provider for classic and enthusiast vehicles. Among the many collaborations included in the sponsorship, Radford Racing School will offer exclusive performance driving and motorsport experiences as well as private track time for Hagerty Drivers Club members. With more than 1.8M members, the Hagerty Drivers Club is the premier membership for car lovers, offering experiences, entertainment, branded content, social communities and exclusive benefits.
As part of the sponsorship, Hagerty Drivers Club members will have access to the V.I.P. drivers lounge at the newly renovated and expanded Radford Racing School facility and receive special discounts on select driving and racing programs and private instruction. The school will also collaborate with Hagerty on designing one-of-a-kind Radford Rides experiences for Hagerty Drivers Club members. In January, Hagerty will cohost an Annual Celebration of Motorsports event at Radford Racing School during Arizona Collector Car Auction Week.
“Hagerty is redefining the automotive lifestyle and we couldn’t be more excited to welcome them as an official sponsor of Radford Racing School,” said Mike Kessler, general manager of Radford Racing School. “This comes at a perfect time as we expand our programs to include more private instruction and distinctive touring experiences behind the wheel of personal collectible or performance vehicles. There’s no better way to connect passionate car owners than at our legendary track and have them train with our legendary driving instructors.”
As a sponsor, the Hagerty brand will be integrated throughout Radford Racing School’s track and campus, including on its fleet of Ligier JS F4s and more than 85 race-ready Dodge SRT vehicles. Radford Racing School is the official high-performance driving school of Dodge SRT.
“The Radford Racing School team’s commitment to producing world-class driver training and motorsports experiences is perfectly aligned with the desires of our Hagerty Drivers Club members and our purpose to save driving,” said Justin Moreno, Hagerty’s vice president of marketing. “Through this partnership we elevate what it means to be a Hagerty member by providing new exclusive benefits and opportunities to get behind the wheel. We are really looking forward to building on this collaboration and creating a variety of unique experiences for the entire Hagerty enthusiast community.”
About Radford Racing School
Founded in 1968, the Radford Racing School, located in Chandler, Ariz., is the only purpose-built driver training facility for performance enthusiasts and the largest driver training center of its kind in the world. It is also the Official High Performance Driving School of Dodge SRT. The school maintains over 80 race-prepared vehicles, sedans, SUVs, and open wheel formula cars, as well as gas-powered go-karts. For more information about the school, visit RadfordRacingSchool.com or call (480) 403-7600.
Hagerty is a specialty insurance provider focused on the global automotive enthusiast market and an automotive enthusiast brand offering integrated membership products and programs. Hagerty is home to Hagerty Drivers Club, Hagerty DriveShare, Hagerty Valuation Tools, Hagerty Media, Hagerty Drivers Club magazine, MotorsportReg, Hagerty Garage + Social, the Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance, the Concours d’Elegance of America, the Greenwich Concours d’Elegance, the California Mille, Motorworks Revival and more. For more information, visit www.hagerty.com.